Dancing House

Prague Architecture Tours – Czech Walking Guides

Prague is a picturesque city with a well preserved historic centre and a good dose of contemporary buildings. There is architecture here by, amongst others, Adolf Loos, Steven Holl , Eva Jiricna and Frank Gehry.

Calton Hill Hotel

Calton Hill Hotel in Edinburgh

Design: Hoskins Architects

Criticism from Edinburgh World Heritage and others on the new architectural designs by Hoskins Architects for the controversial proposed hotel at Edinburgh’s former Royal High School building.

The Fishing Hut

Stephen Lawrence Prize 2015 Shortlist

2015 RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize Shortlist

The buildings: a house built around a pear tree; a fishing hut; a seaside stage and shelter; a ‘living laboratory’ built from rubbish; a converted 18th-century threshing barn; a garden retreat and a low-energy house.

Rust Belt Architecture Competition

Rust Belt Architecture Competition

UD4U complete it’s first urban design ideas competition. This architectural competition focused on the possible uses and designs for the 107-acre abandoned Chrysler Engine Plant in Kenosha, WI, which is now owned by the city.

Edwards Residence

Edwards Residence in Elsternwick

Design: b. e architecture

Edwards Residence is a substantial alteration and addition to an existing Edwardian house. The bulk of the existing house has been retained whilst elements of the secondary structure have been removed to improve the utility of the house.

Horse Stable

Horse Stable in Bío Bío

Design: 57STUDIO

Replacing an existing structure used as a barn on a farm in the region of Bio Bio, it is requested to rebuild a higher-capacity version with 4 stables, 2 cellars and 1 trough.

Marischal Square Development Aberdeen

Marischal Square – Broad Street Aberdeen

St Nicholas House Site News

Video released of new Marischal Square development in the Granite City: the £107m development in Aberdeen city centre replaces the former council headquarters at St Nicholas House with an office, hotel and retail complex.

Southbank Centre Archive Studio

Southbank Centre Archive Studio, London

Architects: Jonathan Tuckey Design

From October, Southbank Centre will be refurbishing the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Room and Hayward Gallery for another generation to enjoy.

HoHo Tower

HoHo Tower in Vienna

Design: RLP Rüdiger Lainer + Partner

At the time of its construction start in fall 2015, the tower will be the highest building made of wood in the world.


ONG&ONG: Singapore Architects Office

Congratulations to Chrisandra Heng from SCA Design (member of the ONG&ONG Group) who was one of the winners at the recent Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards, in the ‘Outstanding Category’.

Epique Island

Epique Island in Turkey

Design: SOATA

On Saturday, 23 August, the night sky over Bodrum exploded with a light show as the press embargo was lifted on Epique Island, a new development in Turkey, designed by South African architectural practice SOATA.